NBA: Kevin Durant gets 13 assists, Brooklyn defeats Cleveland

Game recap
Kevin Durant scored 23 points, Kyrie Irving had 17 points, as Brooklyn Nets defeated Cleveland Cavaliers, 123-109, on May 17, 2021. Dean Wade scored 18 points for Cleveland Cavaliers.
Brooklyn Nets logo

Brooklyn Nets

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Kevin Durant 28 8 13 0 0 23
Kyrie Irving 28 6 2 3 3 17
Mike James 27 4 8 2 0 14
Jeff Green 22 2 0 1 1 13
Bruce Brown 25 4 4 2 2 12
Landry Shamet 25 2 3 0 0 12
Tyler Johnson 22 3 2 0 0 10
Blake Griffin 21 1 2 0 1 9
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot 7 0 1 1 0 7
Nicolas Claxton 22 5 0 0 2 4
Alize Johnson 3 1 0 0 0 2
Reggie Perry 3 1 0 0 0 0
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Cleveland Cavaliers

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Dean Wade 35 8 3 1 0 18
Isaac Okoro 34 3 0 0 0 18
Damyean Dotson 28 1 3 0 0 17
Collin Sexton 20 2 5 1 0 16
Brodric Thomas 31 4 0 3 0 14
Jarrett Allen 29 11 0 1 1 9
Mfiondu Kabengele 18 10 1 0 3 8
Cedi Osman 31 5 3 1 0 5
Jeremiah Martin 12 1 1 1 1 4

Brooklyn Nets Vs Cleveland Cavaliers

Game notes

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant scored 20 points or more for the 29th time in 35 NBA games this season. He has done it 14 times on the road, and 15 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 42. He recorded it on a May 02, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (117-114 loss).

Kevin Durant tied his season-high with in assists with 13 (in NBA). He had 10 assists or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving scored 10 points or more for the 53th time in 54 NBA games this season. He has done it 25 times on the road, and 28 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 45. He recorded it on a May 07, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (113-109 loss).

Bruce Brown

Bruce Brown

Bruce Brown scored 10 points or more for the 27th time in 65 NBA games this season. He has done it 15 times on the road, and 12 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 29. He recorded it on a February 24, 2021 game against Sacramento Kings (127-118 win).

Mike James

Mike James

Mike James scored 10 points or more for the 6th time in 13 NBA games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 15. He recorded it on a May 01, 2021 game against Portland Trail Blazers (109-128 loss).

Jeff Green

Jeff Green

Jeff Green scored 10 points or more for the 42th time in 68 NBA games this season. He has done it 22 times on the road, and 20 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 23. He recorded it on a April 06, 2021 game against New York Knicks (114-112 win).

Landry Shamet

Landry Shamet

Landry Shamet scored 10 points or more for the 27th time in 61 NBA games this season. He has done it 18 times on the road, and 9 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 30. He recorded it on a April 18, 2021 game against Miami Heat (109-107 loss).

Tyler Johnson

Tyler Johnson

Tyler Johnson scored 10 points or more for the 7th time in 39 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 17. He recorded it on a February 17, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (124-128 win).

Dean Wade

Dean Wade

Dean Wade scored 10 points or more for the 15th time in 63 NBA games this season. He has done it 5 times on the road, and 10 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a April 12, 2021 game against New Orleans Pelicans (109-116 loss).

Mfiondu Kabengele

Mfiondu Kabengele

Mfiondu Kabengele grabbed 10 rebounds and set his new season-high in rebounding (in NBA). His previous record was 7 rebounds in a May 15, 2021 game against Washington Wizards (120-105 loss). He grabbed 10 rebounds or more 1 times this season in NBA games.

Collin Sexton

Collin Sexton

Collin Sexton scored 10 points or more for the 59th time in 60 NBA games this season. He has done it 28 times on the road, and 31 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 42. He recorded it on a January 21, 2021 game against Brooklyn Nets (147-135 win).

Jarrett Allen

Jarrett Allen

Jarrett Allen grabbed 10 rebounds or more for the 29th time in 63 NBA games this season. His season-high in rebounds is 18. He recorded it on a February 25, 2021 game against Houston Rockets (112-96 win).

Damyean Dotson

Damyean Dotson

Damyean Dotson scored 10 points or more for the 12th time in 46 NBA games this season. He has done it 7 times on the road, and 5 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a January 10, 2021 game against Milwaukee Bucks (100-90 loss).

Brodric Thomas

Brodric Thomas

Brodric Thomas scored 14 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in NBA). His previous record was 13 points scored in a May 10, 2021 game against Dallas Mavericks (97-124 loss). He scored 10 points or more 2 times this season in NBA games.

Isaac Okoro

Isaac Okoro

Isaac Okoro scored 10 points or more for the 35th time in 67 NBA games this season. He has done it 17 times on the road, and 18 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 32. He recorded it on a May 05, 2021 game against Phoenix Suns (118-134 loss).

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994